The table below looks at the statistics for Stress Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stress Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stress Testing
London / City of London
Rank 150 137 185
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +48
Contract jobs citing Stress Testing 3 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Median daily rate £500 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £675 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2490 2613 4166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.04% 84.87% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 2051 3273
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 36
Median hourly rate £55.00 £28.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% +36.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Stress Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Stress Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stress Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Stress Testing across the City of London region.

Stress Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Stress Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stress Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Stress Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Stress Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Stress Testing across the City of London region.

Stress Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Stress Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stress Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Stress Testing.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Credit Risk
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (9.09%) Physics
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
6 1 (9.09%) Selenium
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
6 1 (9.09%) Drupal
6 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Java EE
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2

Stress Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) Drupal
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Credit Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Modeller
6 1 (9.09%) Validation Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) XBRL
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Credit Risk
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
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